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Exodus Mass international migration is a response to extreme global inequality, and immigration has a profound impact on the way we live Yet our views and those of our politicians remain caught between two extremes popular hostility to migrants, tinged by xenophobia and racism and the view of business and liberal elites that open doors are both economically and ethically imperative With migration set to accelerate, few issues are so urgently in need of dispassionate analysis and few areincendiary.Here, world renowned economist Paul Collier seeks to defuse this explosive subject Exodus looks at how people from the world s poorest societies struggle to migrate to the rich West the effects on those left behind and on the host societies, and explores the impulses and thinking that inform Western immigration policy Migration, he concludes, is a fact, and we urgently need to think clearly about its possibilities and challenges it is not a question of whether migration is good or bad, but how much is best Paul Collier is Professor of Economics and Director of the Centre for the Study of African Economies at Oxford University and a former director of Development Research at the World Bank He is the author of, among others, the award winning The Bottom Billion and The Plundered Planet. Free Download Exodus By Paul Collier For Kindle ePUB or eBook – groundhogwalking.co.uk

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  1. Food for thought Especially with the current state of affairs.Highly recommended to those who want to beinformed in times of increasing migration and to those who, like myself, left their country of origin behind It is important to know what consequences such a ...

  2. What prejudiced, offensive drivel Collier s thinly veiled xenophobia is insulting to the reader s intelligence His insinuations about the inferiority of non Western cultures, his wildly stereotypical observations about other cultures, and his gall in couching his arguments in an alleged concern for the well being of LDCs, not to mention the nearly non existent use of research to back his claims about the detrimental social and economic effects ofopen immigration policies to Western count What prejudiced, offensive drivel Collier s thinly veiled xenophobia is insulting to the reader s intelligence His insinuations about the inferiority of non Western cultures, his wildly stereotypical observations about other cultures, and his gall in couching his arguments in an alleged concern for the well ...

  3. A non biased sensitive approach to the question of Immigration without avoiding any of the hard issues I found his discussions on the positive and negative effects on the developing world of immigration particularly enlightening.

  4. What could betopical I bought this book way before the migrant crisis in the EU exploded onto the news channels I saw the author interviewed, possibly on Newsnight, in 2014 I eyed the book as a hardback and then paperback at Christmas in a bookstore in Leeds I finally plumped for the eBook on iBooks consuming it on a combination of my phone and my desktop computer.Paul stays clear of any emotion and partisan stance whilst he considers the effects of migration of the three groups tha What could betopical I bought this book way before the migrant crisis in the EU exploded onto the news channels I saw the author interviewed, possibly on Newsnight, in 2014 I eyed the book as a hardback and then paperback at Christmas in a bookstore in Leeds I finally plumped for the eBook on iBooks consuming it on a combination of my phone and my desktop computer.Paul stays clear of any emotion and partisan stance whilst he considers the effects of migration of the three groups that are involved by it the migrants, the country of origin and the host country It s a scientific approach so if you re this way inclined, as am I, you ll find it really informative and an eye opener as you get to take a new lo...

  5. I won this book on Goodreads I learned significantlyabout the social, political, and economic issues related to migration from reading this book than I did during four years of college and I was a Global Studies and Political Science major The author does an excellent job of explaining the likely outcomes of various policies for multiple segments of the population in both the home and host societies I greatly appreciated the author s willingness to present and evaluate both liberal and I won this book on Goodreads I learned significantlyabout the social, political, and economic issues related to migration from reading this book than I did during four years of college and I was a Global Studies and Political Science major The author does an excellent job of explaining the likely outcomes of various policies...

  6. This book is basically an attempt by a liberal to support, recast in dense academic verbiage, positions that have been historically self evident to conservatives, by citing research and justifications that appeal to progressive sympathies Thus it will produce cognitive dissonance in people from both camps His thesis is that given open borders, migration from poor countries will continue until the poor countries are largely empty and the rich countries are destabilized The larger the diaspora This book is basically an attempt by a liberal to support, recast in dense academic verbiage, positions that have been historically self evident to conservatives, by citing research and justifications that appeal to progressive sympathies Thus it will produce cognitive dissonance in people from both camps His thesis is that given open borders, migration from poor countries will continue until the poor countries are largely empty and the rich countries are destabilized The larger the diaspora group in a host country, the faster it will grow and the less it will be integrated into the surrounding culture, causing unsustainable growth in social welfare spending, lowered wages for poor indigenes, and conflict in proportion to the distance bet...

  7. I won this book on Goodreads Thank you The author seeks to be a voice of reason in a prickly and emotional discussion that affects all people, everywhere I doubt that anyone believes that emotion has no place at the table, but good decisions demand thorough review of all aspects Whether or not you agree with Professor Collier s end position, I believe that you will find his arguments compelling I have greatly enjoyed this thought provoking book which was especially timely as I am currently t I won this book on Goodreads Thank you The author seeks to be a voice of reason in a prickly and emotional discussion that affects all people, everywhere I doubt that anyone believes that emotion has no place at the table, but good decisions demand thorough review of all aspects Whether or not you agree with Professor Collier s end position, I believe that you will find his arguments compelling I have greatly enjoyed th...

  8. Thought provoking, sometimes controversial, but always relying on actual data A forceful contribution to a necessary debate